UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator
Discover more about UPSs & diesel backup generators and discover why each hosting data center includes them.
The UPS and the diesel generator are 2 instruments for keeping a web server working in case there are difficulties with the primary source - an outage or shaky current that cannot keep the machine functioning properly, for example. UPS is an abbreviation for Uninterruptible Power Supply, although it is oftentimes called Uninterruptible Power Source as well. The UPS is, in essence, an efficient battery that is attached to the web server and to the power network consistently, so in the case of any disturbance, it's already working, which allows the web server to keep on doing the job without losing any data. The diesel generator is an engine that can power up the entire data center. It needs some time to begin working and it is the UPS that provides this time. Those 2 power solutions are absolutely essential for any facility or provider that wants to stop info loss and hardware damage as a result of an unexpected power issue.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Shared Hosting
If you host your websites within a shared hosting
account with our company, you will be able to forget about troubles caused by power blackouts, because, different from all kinds of other providers, we do not keep many web servers attached to one UPS. Alternatively, each web server which is part of our avant-garde cloud platform comes with its own UPS unit that can easily keep it operational for hours on end. Also, our data centers in the U.S., in the United Kingdom and in Australia have a number of generators which boot up for minutes and that can easily power all of the web servers for an extensive amount of time. In this way, the performance of your sites or their loading speed will not be affected, so you are able to enjoy an uninterrupted high-quality web hosting service at all times.
UPS & Diesel Back-up Generator in Semi-dedicated Hosting
If you get a semi-dedicated server
account from our company, it shall be created on a cutting-edge hosting platform inside a data center with a superb infrastructure. The Chicago-based facility uses an independent UPS for each and every server or network switch located there to make certain that the proper operation of any device will not be disrupted until efficient generators start providing the needed electrical power. The latter are able to power the entire facility for quite a while with no need to turn off any equipment, so all of the websites hosted on our servers shall continue to function at optimum speed and with no effect on their functionality. These electrical power backup options allow us to guarantee that a possible outage will never be a reason for your websites to go offline or to have lowered functionality.